Powderhorn Chateau

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Indoor pool
Premium bedding, minibar, in-room safe, individually decorated
Premium bedding, minibar, in-room safe, individually decorated
Premium bedding, minibar, in-room safe, individually decorated

Overview of Powderhorn Chateau

Powderhorn Chateau

4.0 star property

4.6/5 Wonderful

Guests rated this property 4.7/5 for cleanliness.

Popular amenities

  • Pool
  • Free WiFi
  • Parking included
  • Air conditioning
  • Restaurant
  • Breakfast available

Cleaning and safety practices

  • Cleaned with disinfectant
  • Hand sanitiser provided
  • Personal protective equipment
  • Social distancing
194 Mangawhero Terrace, Ohakune, 4660

Explore the area

  • Popular LocationMountain Bike Station5 min walk
  • Popular LocationBig Carrot4 min drive
  • Popular LocationOhakune Old Coach Road4 min drive

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About this area

Ohakune

Located in Ohakune, Powderhorn Chateau is in the mountains and in a regional park. Mountain Bike Station and Turoa Ski Area are worth visiting if an activity is on the agenda, while those wishing to experience the area's natural beauty can explore Ohakune Old Coach Road and Raetihi Show Ground. Practise your golf swing on a nearby course, or enjoy other activities in the great outdoors, such as mountain biking and hiking/biking trails in the area.

What's nearby

  • Mountain Bike Station - 5 min walk
  • Ohakune i-SITE Visitor Information Centre - 3 min drive
  • Big Carrot - 4 min drive
  • Ohakune Old Coach Road - 4 min drive
  • Waitonga Falls Walk Trailhead - 10 min drive

Getting around

  • Whanganui (WAG) - 83 min drive

Restaurants

  • Powderkeg — 1 min walk
  • Matterhorn — 1 min walk
  • The Suitcase - 3 min walk
  • Kings Ohakune - 5 min walk
  • Golden Time Takeaway - 3 min drive

About this property

Powderhorn Chateau

4-star eco-friendly hotel near Mountain Bike Station
2 restaurants, an indoor pool and a bar/lounge are available at this smoke-free hotel. Free WiFi in public areas and free self parking are also provided. Other amenities include a business centre, laundry facilities and free newspapers. All 32 individually decorated rooms feature free WiFi and minibars. For a bit of entertainment, LCD TVs come with satellite channels, and guests can also appreciate conveniences like fridges and coffee makers.
Powderhorn Chateau offers 32 forms of air-conditioned accommodation with minibars and a safe. This individually decorated accommodation includes desks. Beds feature premium bedding. Guests can make use of the in-room fridges and coffee/tea makers. Bathrooms include bathrobes, complimentary toiletries and hairdryers.

This Ohakune hotel provides complimentary wireless Internet access. LCD televisions come with satellite channels. Housekeeping is provided on a daily basis.

Recreational amenities at the hotel include an indoor pool.

The recreational activities listed below are available either on-site or nearby; fees may apply.

Awards and affiliations

Green/Sustainable Property
This property participates in Qualmark, a programme that measures the property's impact on one or more of the following: The Environment, the community, the cultural heritage and the local economy.

Cleaning and safety practices

Enhanced cleanliness measures

Disinfectant is used to clean the property
Property is disinfected with electrostatic spray
High-touch surfaces are cleaned and disinfected
Sheets and towels are washed at 60°C or hotter
Follows the industry cleaning and disinfection practices of COVID-19 Guidelines (CDC)

Social distancing

Contactless check-out
Cashless transactions are available for all charges at the property
Social distancing measures in place
Contactless room service is available.

Safety measures

Gives staff personal protective equipment worn by staff
Masks available
Masks are required at the property
Hand sanitiser provided
At check-in, guests must provide a record of full COVID-19 vaccination
COVID-19 vaccination record requirement applies to all guests aged 12 and older; guests must have received complete COVID-19 vaccination at least 1 days prior to check-in
This information is provided by our partners.

Property amenities

Internet

  • Available in all rooms: Free WiFi
  • Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking and public transport

  • Free self-parking on site
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking available
  • Local area shuttle (surcharge)

Food and drink

  • Cooked-to-order breakfast available for a fee daily: NZD 11-26 per person
  • 2 restaurants
  • 1 bar
  • Room service available

Things to do

  • Indoor pool

Family friendly

  • Indoor pool
  • Laundry facilities
  • Fridge
  • Rollaway/extra beds (surcharge)

Conveniences

  • Lift
  • Free newspapers in reception
  • Front-desk safe

Guest services

  • Daily housekeeping
  • Front desk (limited hours)
  • Laundry facilities
  • Luggage storage
  • Ski storage
  • Tour/ticket assistance
  • Wedding services

Languages spoken

  • English

Business services

  • Business centre
  • Meeting rooms

Outdoors

  • Terrace

Accessibility

  • If you have any requests for specific accessibility needs, please contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.
  • Accessible bathroom (select rooms)
  • Grab bar near toilet
  • In-room accessibility
  • Roll-in shower (select rooms)
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking
  • Wheelchair-accessible registration desk
  • Wheelchair accessible (may have limitations)

More

  • Smoke-free property

Room amenities

Bedroom

  • Air conditioning
  • Bed sheets
  • Premium bedding
  • Rollaway/extra beds (surcharge)

Bathroom

  • Dressing gowns
  • Free toiletries
  • Hairdryer
  • Towels

Entertainment

  • LCD TV
  • Satellite channels

Food and drink

  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Minibar
  • Fridge

More

  • Connecting rooms available
  • Desk
  • Individually decorated
  • Iron/ironing board
  • Safe

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Policies

Check-in

Check-in from 2 PM - 9:00 PM
Late check-in subject to availability
Minimum check-in age - 18

Check-out

Check-out before 10 AM

Special check-in instructions

The front desk is open daily from 7:00 AM - 9:00 PM
There is no front desk at this property
To make arrangements for check-in please contact the property at least 24 hours before arrival using the information on the booking confirmation
If you are planning to arrive after 9:00 PM please contact the property in advance using the information on the booking confirmation
Guests must contact the property in advance for check-in instructions; front desk staff will greet guests on arrival
At check-in, guests must provide a record of full COVID-19 vaccination
COVID-19 vaccination record requirement applies to all guests aged 12 and older; guests must have received complete COVID-19 vaccination at least 1 days prior to check-in

Access methods

Staffed front desk

Pets

Pets not allowed

Children and extra beds

Children are welcome
Rollaway/extra beds are available for NZD 30 per night.
Cots (infant beds) are not available

Payment types

Important information

Fees

You'll be asked to pay the following charges at the property:

  • Deposit: NZD 215 per stay

We have included all charges provided to us by the property.

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at the time of service, check-in or check-out.

  • Breakfast fee: between NZD 11 and NZD 26 per person (approximately)
  • Rollaway bed fee: NZD 30 per night

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card or cash deposit may be required at check-in for incidental charges
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges; special requests cannot be guaranteed
This property accepts credit cards; cash is not accepted
Safety features at this property include a fire extinguisher, a smoke detector, a security system and a first aid kit

We should mention

Pool access available from 9:00 AM to 9:00 PM
The property has connecting/adjoining rooms, which are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property using the number on the booking confirmation

National rating

Qualmark® assigns an official star rating for accommodation in New Zealand. This Hotel property has been rated 4 stars.
Official New Zealand Rating provided by Qualmark®

Property is also known as

Powderhorn Chateau
Powderhorn Chateau Hotel
Powderhorn Chateau Hotel Ohakune
Powderhorn Chateau Ohakune
Powderhorn Chateau Mount Ruapehu Hotel Ohakune
Powderhorn Chateau Mount Ruapehu Ohakune
Powderhorn Chateau Mount Ruapehu Ohakune
Powderhorn Chateau Hotel
Powderhorn Chateau Ohakune
Powderhorn Chateau Hotel Ohakune

Frequently asked questions

Overall score and ratings

4.6

Wonderful

Rating 5 - Excellent. 152 out of 239 reviews
5 - Excellent 64%
Rating 4 - Good. 74 out of 239 reviews
4 - Good 31%
Rating 3 - Okay. 11 out of 239 reviews
3 - Okay 5%
Rating 2 - Poor. 2 out of 239 reviews
2 - Poor 1%
Rating 1 - Terrible. 0 out of 239 reviews
1 - Terrible 0%

4.7/5

Cleanliness

4.6/5

Staff & service

4.6/5

Amenities

4.5/5

Property conditions & facilities

5/5 Excellent

Travelled with partner
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Indoor heated pool was a nice touch and convenient to have restaurant on site.
Stayed 1 night in Jan 2022

3/5 Okay

Travelled with partner
Liked: Cleanliness
Breakfast buffet not available and very poor menu options. Things have gone backwards and covid is no excuse
Stayed 2 nights in Jan 2022

5/5 Excellent

Travelled with partner
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Absolutely love this place! This is our favourite accommodation in Ohakune. The rooms are spacious, the pool is lovely after a day on the slopes, the restaurant so easy! The ski and board shop for repairs , tuning etc on the premises so handy too. Only negative is - in this time of compulsory mask wearing, the receptionist didn’t wear one at all in the 3 days we were there . She was in close contact with every guest that arrived on her shifts and the distancing at times was less than 1/2 a metre, It made me feel uneasy even though everyone else is sanitising and mask wearing I would’ve thought the front of house should set an example.
Stayed 2 nights in Oct 2021

5/5 Excellent

Travelled with partner
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Bequtiful property. Little things made it very special. Loved the pool and overall feel of the place
Stayed 2 nights in Jul 2021

4/5 Good

Travelled with family, Travelled with group
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Beautiful spacious room, lovely pool and great restaurant and pub! Everything you need under the same roof! They even had ski hire right next door where we brought our lift pass package.
Stayed 2 nights in Jul 2021